In Need of Care: Helpless in the face of violence
“Good job, guys. They’re taking you into state custody. I hope you’re happy.”
That’s what a mother of four said to her children just before police took them into...
316-263-6000 - PO Box 3759, Wichita, KS 67201
Catholic Charities Harbor House has provided shelter, outreach, support and compassion to victims of family violence since 1992.
The shelter is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week with caring, trained people who meet the emotional and physical needs of the women and children in crisis who call the shelter for assistance. Catholic Charities Harbor House exists to help break the cycle of violence against women and their children by providing them a safe place to stay and support services like counseling, education and referrals to community resources. Harbor House uses outreach advocacy services; staff members counsel and guide victims of abuse through the judicial and SRS systems. Through shelter, support and compassion, Harbor House works with women and their children to help them realize a life free from abuse and envision a future filled with promise and hope.